Tweets From Before The Bills Destroyed the Vikings

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Almost nobody thought the Bills, in rookie Josh Allen’s second start, without running back LeSean McCoy, would go into Minnesota as 16.5 point underdogs and destroy the Vikings. But, that is exactly what happened on Sunday. And while it wasn’t irrational for people to think that the Vikings would win handily, let’s make fun of… Read more »

Starting 11: Oregon Chokes Away A Win Edition

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Sadly, for most fans out there, we’re now a third of the way through the college football season. Before September is even over many teams will have played nearly half of their schedule. This is one of many reasons why college football is such a cruel mistress, because it has, by far, the shortest season… Read more »

Comparing Jets Fans Tweets From After Their First And Third Games

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It isn’t easy being a New York Jets fan. The highs and lows of a fanbase desperate for progress is playing out right in front of our eyes. As early as last Saturday, Jets Nation was loaded with excitement after the Jets thoroughly dominated the Detroit Lions on Monday Night Football September 10 at Ford Field to… Read more »

Week 3 Upset Alert: Skins & Bolts Cashing on Sunday

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Last week we correctly predicted that the Chiefs would upset the Steelers, but that winner was offset by a lackluster performance by the Giants in Dallas. Let’s see what the oddsmakers are dealing on the point spread and money line in the pair of games we’ve isolated this week as having upset potential.  Packers at Redskins – Sunday,… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail: My Book Is Almost Out Edition

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It’s Friday, rejoice! My new book, “Republicans Buy Sneakers, Too,” is officially shipping now as well. It should be in every major bookstore in the country on Tuesday. It’s $17 on Amazon for the hardback book and just $20 for nine hours of me reading unabridged audio. I don’t ask for much from you guys when… Read more »

Week 3 NFL Confidence Pool: Vikings Go Hunting for Buffalo

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The Rams never caused us at moment of concern as our top Confidence Pool last week as they rolled over the Cardinals. Let’s review Week 3, where we rate our most confident straight up pick (16) all the way to our least confident (1). The point spread on each game is in parentheses but these picks are not against… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, September 21, 2018

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Forbes Releases 21st Annual NFL Team Valuations (Forbes) The National Football League continues to be the most lucrative sports league in the world, according to Forbes’ 21st annual NFL Team Valuations. ESPN Streaming Service Surpasses One Million Subscribers (WSJ) ESPN said it has signed up more than one million paying subscribers for the streaming service it launched… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten

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By Todd Fuhrman Here we go!  Week 4 of the College Football season approaches and we’re tweaking our Bet the Board Top 10 accordingly.  How often do you see a team LOSE and move up in our rankings?  Well, that’s exactly the case this week as TCU jumped into the top ten bumping the Badgers after Wisconsin suffered an inexcusable home loss to BYU.  Georgiajumps… Read more »

Make Your Week 4 Outkick Picks

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Alright guys, unfortunately there were 0 perfect 10-for-10 picks last week. Though 29 of you went 9-10, which is still very impressive. I wish I could say it’s your fault but there were some tough games down the stretch that didn’t cover. Check out the leaderboard to see where you are in the standings. Here’s… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, September 20, 2018

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College Football Narrative Watch – Week 3 (Outkick) The SEC is clearly the best conference in college football and superior to the Big Ten. Comcast, Fox to Settle $35 Billion Takeover Battle for Sky in Weekend Auction (WSJ) British regulators said Comcast Corp. and 21st Century Fox Inc. FOX will settle their takeover battle for Sky… Read more »

Outkick Gambling Picks For Week 4 2018

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I’ve got 12 more picks coming for you this weekend, which are, of course, going to go 12-0, but I also want to ask you to please buy my new book, Republicans Buy Sneakers Too. It’s $17 right now on Amazon and if you don’t want the hard back book, you can buy the nine… Read more »

Gators-Vols Rivalry Not Quite What It Was … Yet

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The Tennessee Volunteers will welcome their hated SEC East rivals, the Florida Gators, to Knoxville on Saturday and hope to renew a rivalry that was among the best in the division years ago but is now in reboot mode with two first-year head coaches. Let’s check out this matchup and the accompanying odds. Bragging Rights,… Read more »

College Football Narrative Watch- Week 3

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Week three produced a bunch of storylines in college football.  The Narrative Watch is back to fill you in. Each week, the College Football Narrative Watch will list and track narratives permeating college football, and add new ones when they arise. Keep in mind, the Narrative Watch will neither attempt to create narratives, nor purport… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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Behind the Scenes With Troy: How Neal Brown Runs a Power 5 Giant-Killer (SI) Andy Staples went behind the scenes as Neal Brown and Troy made Nebraska their latest Power 5 victim. DeSean Jackson: Don’t Bench Ryan Fitzpatrick When Jameis Winston Returns (Washington Post) “With the way the team is rallying behind him and just playing lights-out… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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At the beginning of the the anonymous mailbag this week, I want to hit you with a request — my new book, “Republicans Buy Sneakers Too” comes out a week from today. Right now it’s $17 on Amazon. I don’t ask for much from you guys, but it would really be great if you guys… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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The NFL’s Un-American New Fad: Tie Games (WSJ) With the Packers-Vikings game ending 29-29 this past weekend, the NFL had more draws than the English Premier League Urban Meyer Still Doesn’t Get It, Continues To Embarrass Ohio State (Big Lead) On Monday he spoke to the media, and as we’ve become accustomed to, he only made things… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, September 17, 2018

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The Starting 11: I Was Wrong About Coach O and LSU Edition (Outkick) Now that we’re a third of the way through the season I’m going to begin my Starting 11 every week with a breakdown of the playoff situation. College Football Week 4: LSU, Notre Dame Facing Possible Trap Spots (SportsBookReview) The Week 4 NCAAF schedule… Read more »

The Starting 11: I Was Wrong About Coach O and LSU Edition

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I love college football with every fabric of my being. Yesterday I watched games, as I always do, from noon eastern until well after midnight and this morning I rolled out of bed excited to come write about the weekend in the Starting 11. Even on weekends when you expect it to be quiet, pandemonium… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. This has been the busiest media week of my life and I don’t think we’ve even seen anything yet because the new book comes out on September 25th. That week I will have a daily national radio show, a daily national TV show, and a national book release all happening in the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, September 14, 2018

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Buckeyes Rolling Without Urban, But TCU Is First Test No. 4 (Outkick) Ohio State will play its last game without Urban Meyer as they travel to Arlington, Texas to take on No. 15 TCU this Saturday. Let’s preview this game and check out what the oddsmakers are dealing on this Big Ten vs. Big 12… Read more »